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Cool and Dry Through Saturday

The cold front has passed and is ushering in much cooler and drier air for the region. High pressure is now building in and will help old man winter settle back in for…

Stormy in the Morning and Cooler in the Afternoon

    Showers and strong thunderstorms are currently affecting our area.  Most of the stormy weather should exit the area by 1100 AM.  No widespread severe weather is expected, only a marginal chance for possible…

UPDATE: Severe Weather Possible Thursday Morning

Still tracking the possibility of severe storms Thursday morning, but things look to be calming down a bit. Nothing really has developed out to the west of us. Officially from NWS, the window…

Another Very Mild Day With Storms Late

      Another very mild start with highs expected in the low to middle 70s, today.  Winds will be breezy out of the south at times between 10 to 20 MPH.  Only a small…

Severe Weather Possible Thursday Morning

While Macon hit a record high of 81° today (besting 80° in 1965), Columbus came up just shy with a high of 80°. Check out the almanac below for more. We continue to…

Mild and Wet Weather Pattern Continues

      Another  mild start to the work week will continue thru the week. A deep southwesterly, upper level flow pattern will pump warm, moist air into the southeastern United States.  Temperatures will run…

Quiet Sunday Forecast

                    Enjoy your Sunday forecast.  After a foggy start to your Sunday morning, expect mostly sunny conditions later today.  Highs will range from the upper 50s to lower 60s.  Winds will…

Cool and Showery Saturday

        A cool and showery Saturday will continue for many of us today.  Highs will once again struggle to reach 50 degrees.  Best chance of rain showers will be between 7 AM and 12 PM today.  No…

A Chilly, Rainy Saturday

After a cold Friday where some parts of our viewing area saw some snow flurries (maybe again tomorrow morning, but not likely), temperatures will remain chillier than normal on Saturday with highs in…

Winter Returns

            What a difference one day makes!  Winter returns today. Early morning rain showers will continue through about 11 AM, otherwise expect partly cloudy conditions today.  Highs on Friday will…

A Big Cool Down on Friday

Although the threat of severe weather is over, flooding and flash flooding remain a concern through tomorrow morning. Over 3" of rain has fallen since yesterday leaving roadways saturated and slick and creeks…

Active Weather Thursday

    We're in store for a very active weather Thursday!  Currently we have two watches and no warnings in our viewing area. The tornado watch goes until 1 PM EST and the flash flood…

Schools Closed/Delayed Thursday Due to Severe Weather Threat

After consulting with Lee County Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service, Lee County Schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, February 6th, for all students, teachers, and staff other than 12-month employees. 12-month employees should report to work tomorrow…

Sweepstakes, Lottery and Prize Scams

Sweepstakes, lottery and prize scams are among the most serious and pervasive frauds operating today.  While the scams’ roots go as far back in the culture as gambling, the fraud continues to evolve with…

Strong to Severe Storms Wednesday Night into Thursday

All eyes are Wednesday night into Thursday morning as confidence is increasing for strong to severe storms to develop. With ample moisture from the Gulf, strong shear and moderate instability to tap into,…

Winter Travel Tips With The Passport Mommy

After the holidays have wound down, many of you will be looking for a break. A winter vacation is a great way to recharge, but traveling during the winter months can present some challenges…

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